Entries by Matt McDonald

Teen girl killed in head-on crash in the Gold Coast Hinterland

UPDATE @ November 27: A teenage girl has died and three other people have been injured in a horror head-on crash in the Gold Coast Hinterland. The fatal accident happened on Beaudesert-Nerang Road just before 4.00pm on Monday. Police say preliminary information suggests a hatchback was travelling northbound when it collided with a ute heading in the […]

Labor pledges extra $80 million funding for Gold Coast schools

Federal Labor has released figures it says shows Gold Coast schools will be almost $80 million better off under its education funding plan. With education looming as a key election issue next year, the Opposition last month pledged an extra $14 billion for all public schools across the country over the next decade. The first […]

Police investigating “suspicious” death of four-month-old girl in Logan

A young girl has died in suspicious circumstances in Logan. The four-month-old was taken to Logan Hospital on Monday morning suffering life-threatening injuries. She was transferred to the Queensland Children’s Hospital in Brisbane in a critical condition but passed away on Tuesday afternoon. Detectives from the Logan Child Protection and Investigation Unit are investigating along […]